Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad reads a book

A Giant Community Cancer Card/Hug For Jay — Bryan Thomas Schmidt shares an email he recently sent me.

Majority of doctors opposed to full access to your own electronic recordsFacebook data liberation? Check. Twitter? Check. Your health records. Umm…

SMBC on Hamlet's tragic flaws — Ah, lit crit. Hahahah.

The Professor, the Bikini Model and the Suitcase Full of TroubleA world-renowned physicist meets a gorgeous model online. They plan their perfect life together. But first, she asks, would he be so kind as to deliver a special package to her? Uh huh. (Via David Goldman.)

Researchers: We may have found a fabled sunstone — Viking open water navigation! How it works. (Via [info]threeoutside.)

Reverse Evolution found in House Dust Mites

We're Screwed: 11,000 Years' Worth of Climate Data Prove It — Since the earth is only 6,000 years old -- a position implicitly endorsed by anyone who votes Republican -- 11,000 years of data is an obvious lie.

What happens when Mississippi paper covers a lesbian wedding? — nd good for them. (Snurched from Slacktivist Fred Clark.)

Focus on the Family Works to Change Its Message — I am highly cynical of stories like this. After all the vile evil Focus on the Family has wrought, why should I trust them now to be anything but more sophisticated Christianist bigots? Even the message being sent now amounts to, "Respect my freedom to oppress you."

Good People, Racist People — Ta-Nehisi Coates is very smart on race.

Guns In Classrooms: South Dakota Governor Signs Law Allowing Teachers To Arm Themselves — What could possibly go wrong? Everyone knows guns are a force for morality and goodness in our society.

QotD?: What are you reading?

Writing time yesterday: 0.25 hours (a little WRPA)
Hours slept: 7.5 hours (interrupted)
Body movement: 0.5 hours (stationary bike)
Weight: 240.2
Number of FEMA troops on my block escorting ACORN thugs to steal the votes of "Real Americans": 0
Currently reading: Guards, Guards! by Terry Pratchett

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